Bazil Wales

Bazil George Wales, 73, of Staples passed away November 23, 2020, at The Emeralds Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Grand Rapids.

Services were  held Nov. 28 at the Staples Church of Christ.

Interment was at Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Staples. 

Bazil was born July 28, 1947 to Ruth Miller and Walter Wales. He worked numerous jobs including truck driving and selling Christmas trees. His hobbies included hunting, fishing, doing word search and puzzles. 

He is survived by his wife, Rose (Verbeck) Wales of Staples; one brother, John (Barb) Wales of Park Rapids; one sister, Bert (Mike) Campbell of the Twin Cities; numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews and special friend, Cal. 

A special thank you to the nurses at The Emeralds in Grand Rapids.

Arrangements were by  Brenny Family Funeral Chapel, Staples. 

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